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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20001
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:24-JAN-1938
Time:day
Type:Miles Magister Mk I
Owner/operator:3 E&RFTS Royal Air Force (3 E&RFTS RAF)
Registration: L8901
C/n / msn: 522
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Solent Estuary, off Calshot, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hamble, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 24.1.38: Dived into sea, into the Solent Estuary, off Calshot, Hampshire, while recovering from dive. Pilot (flying solo) was Sgt David Lionel Middleton, RAFVR (aged 21) who was killed

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain)
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1939.htm
3. http://www.delscope.co.uk/aviation/hamble.htm#CRA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-May-2008 00:23 JINX Added
16-Feb-2018 20:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2018 22:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration]
19-Oct-2018 19:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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